To foster respect and compassion for all living things, to promote understanding of all cultures and beliefs and to inspire each individual to take action to make the world a better place for people, animals and the environment.
Our Goals are Global:
To implement positive change through active learning about, caring for and interacting with the environment
To demonstrate care and concern for all animals
To enhance understanding among individuals of different cultures, ethnic groups, religions, socio-economic levels and nations through our global communications network
To help young people develop self-respect, confidence in themselves and hope for the future
Our philosophy is based on the belief that every individual matters, every individual has a role to play and every individual makes a difference. This core idea is at the root of Dr. Jane Goodall's philosophy.
Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots is a program of
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